Shakey the robot : videorecording, 1995.


Shakey the robot : videorecording, 1995.

Program of the Bay Area Computer History Perspectives held at SRI International on October 24, 1995, on a 1970 SRI project to create a robot (dubbed Shakey) that used rudimentary artificial intelligence to interact with its surroundings. Speakers were Nils Nilsson, Charles Rosen, Bertram Raphael, Bruce Donald, Richard Fikes, Peter Hart, and Stuart Russell. The video includes clips from the original "Shakey the Robot" movie.

1 videocassette: col; VHS.

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Richard Earl Fikes, Professor (Research) Emeritus in Stanford's Computer Science Department, earned his B.A. and M.A. at the University of Texas at Austin and his Ph.D. in Computer Science from Carnegie Mellon University in 1968. Before joining the Stanford faculty, his posts included Senior Mathematician at SRI (Stanford Research Institute), 1969-1976, research staff at Xerox Palo Alto Research Center, 1976 to 1983, and research scientist with Price Waterhouse Technology Centre. Fikes is best k...

Hart, Peter W. (person)

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Nilsson, Nils J., 1933-.... (person)

Nils J. Nilsson, Kumagai Professor of Engineering (Emeritus) in the Department of Computer Science at Stanford University, received his PhD degree in Electrical Engineering from Stanford in 1958. After twenty-three years at the Artificial Intelligence Center of SRI International, he returned to Stanford in 1985 as the Chairman of the Department of Computer Science, a position he held until August 1990. Besides teaching courses on artificial intelligence and on machine learning, he has conducted ...

Donald, Bruce R. (person)

Russell, Stuart J. (Stuart Jonathan) (person)